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1. (WO2015114090) SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR PREVENTING A DELIVERY OF ADVERTISING CONTENT

Pub. No.:    WO/2015/114090    International Application No.:    PCT/EP2015/051918
Publication Date: Fri Aug 07 01:59:59 CEST 2015 International Filing Date: Sat Jan 31 00:59:59 CET 2015
IPC: G06F 17/30
G06Q 30/02
Applicants: NETZWELT GMBH
Inventors: HOTTES, Dirk
HOTTES, Sascha
Title: SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR PREVENTING A DELIVERY OF ADVERTISING CONTENT
Abstract:
The invention relates to a method for preventing a delivery of advertising content and/or advertising materials from a server device to a client device, wherein an advertising blocker of the client device (a) monitors attempts of the client device to establish a connection to the server device, (b) in the event of a detected attempt to a establish connection, determines if the WebSocket protocol is used for the attempt to establish a connection, (c) if the WebSocket protocol is used for the attempt to establish a connection, checks, for the Uniform Resource Identifier of the attempt to establish a connection, if said Uniform Resource Identifier may be used to establish a connection, and (d) if the result of the check is that the Uniform Resource Identifier may not be used to establish a connection, ends the attempt to establish a connection. The invention further relates to a client device for displaying electronic documents, in particular HTML documents, wherein the client device comprises an advertising blocker, which is designed in such a way that the advertising blocker carries out the method according to the invention.